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Columns for November, 2015

Maintain Control

Martin Tompa
November 5, 2015

You have made a small comeback against Rudi in this third round of the regional tournament. You then find yourself in the following endgame position…

An Endplay with Holes

Martin Tompa
November 21, 2015

The game point scores against Rudi are getting closer in this third round of the regional tournament. In the next deal, you find yourself in the following position…

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Martin Tompa

Martin Tompa (tompa@psellos.com)

I am a Professor of Computer Science & Engineering at the University of Washington, where I teach discrete mathematics, probability and statistics, design and analysis of algorithms, and other related courses. I have always loved playing games. Games are great tools for learning to think logically and are a wonderful component of happy family or social life.

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